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  • CAAC wins global innovative education award

    Posted on December 07, 2016

    The Centre for Augmentative and Alternative Communication (CAAC)at the University of Pretoria won the Regional Gold Award for Africa at the 2016 Reimagine Education Conference and Awards Ceremony held in Philadelphia, USA on Monday, 5 December 2016.

  • Prof. Alants' new book is a meaningful contribution to the field of AAC

    Posted on December 02, 2016

    Prof Erna Alants’ book entitled: AAC Engagement and participation, published by Plural Publishing, is a meaningful contribution to the field of AAC

  • CAAC launches the book 'Write to Life'

    Posted on October 07, 2016

    On Friday, 23 September, the Centre for Augmentative and Alternative Communication (CAAC) launched a book of poetry, text and images entitled Write to life.

  • Daring to dream - CAAC hosts annual Fofa Communication Empowerment Programme

    Posted on October 06, 2016

    Young adults with severe communication disabilities aged between 19 and 35 years recently attended a yearly training week at the University of Pretoria.

  • CAAC donates adapted books in honour of Mandela Day

    Posted on September 14, 2016

    On 14 September 2016 the Centre for Augmentative and Alternative Communication and their Masters in Early Childhood Intervention students donated specially adapted books to Chrysalis Preschool in Pretoria in honour of Mandela Day.

  • Dr Samuels awarded HELTASA TAU Fellowship

    Posted on September 12, 2016

    Dr Alecia Samuels, from the Centre for Augmentative and Alternative Communication (CAAC) at the University of Pretoria (UP), was recently awarded the HELTASA TAU Fellowship for 2015-2016.

  • CAAC presents research at ISAAC conference

    Posted on September 05, 2016

    Staff and students from the Centre for Augmentative and Alternative Communication (CAAC) at the University of Pretoria attended the 17th Biennial Conference of ISAAC (the International Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication) in Toronto, Canada, from 6 to 13 August 2016.

  • Prof Bornman awarded prestigious ISAAC Fellowship

    Posted on August 19, 2016

    Prof Juan Bornman, Director of the Centre for Augmentative and Alternative Communication at the University of Pretoria, was recently named a Fellow of the International Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication (ISAAC) at the 17th Biennial Conference of ISAAC in Toronto, Canada.

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